SULFUR - 35
|Physical Half-life: ||87.39 days
|External Exposure:||Low energy ß, not external
hazard, radiation badge not necessary.
||ALI ||8 mCi (ingestion), 10
||Whole Body and Testes|
||None is recommended.
Range of ß in air is 11" and 0.01" in lucite.
|LSC (Eff. ~85%)
Thin-window GM (Eff. ~10%)
- Solutions of 35S-amino acids may be volatile, and can be a
- Vials of 35S should be opened in a fume hood.
- Using an activated charcoal filter on the top shelf of incubators will
reduce the build up of contamination on the interior surfaces of the
- No shielding is needed, it is normally provided with the solution and
the apparatus being used.